Belfast Goods Boycott.

Oral Answers to Questions — Ireland. – in the House of Commons at on 21 April 1921.

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Photo of Mr Barnet Kenyon Mr Barnet Kenyon , Chesterfield


asked the Chief Secretary whether the military governor of the Cork area has issued an Order to the "Cork Examiner" newspaper that no reference to the Belfast boycott is to be published without reference to the military governor's headquarters; whether this order was issued on account of the publication of an item of news relating to the boycott which was issued from Dublin Castle; and whether, as the Order has been issued under a misapprehension, it will be withdrawn?

Photo of Mr Denis Henry Mr Denis Henry , Londonderry South

I have called for a Report from the Commander-in-Chief with reference to this matter, as the allegation refers to the martial law area. Perhaps the hon. Member will repeat the question, of which I only received notice yesterday, on one day next week.